Welcome to New York State Psychological Association!

The New York State Psychological Association (NYSPA) has been a pioneer organization for psychology in America. The association has been in the forefront of most professional advances and has established many firsts in psychology. It was the first state psychological association, it was the first group to press for legislation recognizing the professional of psychology, and it was the first psychological organization to adopt an official code of ethics (McCarthy, 1956).

The New York State Psychological Association (NYSPA) is a 501(c) 6, nonprofit organization, geared to advancing the science and practice of psychology.



Members in the News

Dr. Dinelia Rosa was recently appointed to the APA Commission on Accreditation (CoA) for a three-year term (January 2020 to December 2022). She was nominated through the Board of Professional Affairs where she recently completed a three-year term. The CoA is responsible for the accreditation of education and training programs in professional psychology consistent with its recognized scope of accreditation practice, and its published policies, procedures, and criteria. It includes doctoral programs, internships, and post-doctoral programs.

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